AU4618297A - Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor - Google Patents

Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor

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AU4618297A
AU4618297A AU46182/97A AU4618297A AU4618297A AU 4618297 A AU4618297 A AU 4618297A AU 46182/97 A AU46182/97 A AU 46182/97A AU 4618297 A AU4618297 A AU 4618297A AU 4618297 A AU4618297 A AU 4618297A
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Prior art keywords
adjustment mechanism
suspension arrangement
mechanism therefor
seat suspension
improved seat
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AU46182/97A
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AU715678B2 (en
Inventor
Stefaan Deceuninck
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L and P Swiss Holding GmbH
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L and P Swiss Holding GmbH
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Priority to GB9617672A priority Critical patent/GB2316604B/en
Priority to GB9617672 priority
Application filed by L and P Swiss Holding GmbH filed Critical L and P Swiss Holding GmbH
Priority to PCT/EP1997/004580 priority patent/WO1998007590A1/en
Publication of AU4618297A publication Critical patent/AU4618297A/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of AU715678B2 publication Critical patent/AU715678B2/en
Assigned to L & P SWISS HOLDING COMPANY reassignment L & P SWISS HOLDING COMPANY Request to Amend Deed and Register Assignors: YOUNGFLEX AG
Anticipated expiration legal-status Critical
Application status is Ceased legal-status Critical

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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B60VEHICLES IN GENERAL
    • B60NSEATS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR VEHICLES; VEHICLE PASSENGER ACCOMMODATION NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • B60N2/00Seats specially adapted for vehicles; Arrangement or mounting of seats in vehicles
    • B60N2/64Back-rests or cushions
    • B60N2/66Lumbar supports
    • B60N2/667Lumbar supports having flexible support member bowed by applied forces
    • B60N2/6671Lumbar supports having flexible support member bowed by applied forces with cable actuators
AU46182/97A 1996-08-23 1997-08-20 Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor Ceased AU715678B2 (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB9617672A GB2316604B (en) 1996-08-23 1996-08-23 Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor
GB9617672 1996-08-23
PCT/EP1997/004580 WO1998007590A1 (en) 1996-08-23 1997-08-20 Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor

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AU4618297A true AU4618297A (en) 1998-03-06
AU715678B2 AU715678B2 (en) 2000-02-10

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AU46182/97A Ceased AU715678B2 (en) 1996-08-23 1997-08-20 Improved seat suspension arrangement and adjustment mechanism therefor

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US (1) US6152531A (en)
EP (1) EP0915773B1 (en)
JP (1) JP3803706B2 (en)
KR (1) KR100453924B1 (en)
AU (1) AU715678B2 (en)
CA (1) CA2264778C (en)
DE (2) DE69702201T2 (en)
ES (1) ES2147461T3 (en)
GB (1) GB2316604B (en)
WO (1) WO1998007590A1 (en)
ZA (1) ZA9707553B (en)

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GB2316604B (en) 1998-10-14
DE69702201D1 (en) 2000-07-06
AU715678B2 (en) 2000-02-10
JP2000516506A (en) 2000-12-12
JP3803706B2 (en) 2006-08-02
KR100453924B1 (en) 2004-10-20
WO1998007590A1 (en) 1998-02-26
GB9617672D0 (en) 1996-10-02
ES2147461T3 (en) 2000-09-01
DE69702201T2 (en) 2001-05-23
CA2264778A1 (en) 1998-02-26
GB2316604A (en) 1998-03-04
CA2264778C (en) 2004-05-25
EP0915773A1 (en) 1999-05-19
US6152531A (en) 2000-11-28
KR20000068246A (en) 2000-11-25
EP0915773B1 (en) 2000-05-31
ZA9707553B (en) 1998-03-26

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FGA Letters patent sealed or granted (standard patent)
HB Alteration of name in register

Owner name: L AND P SWISS HOLDING COMPANY

Free format text: FORMER NAME WAS: YOUNGFLEX A.G.